A token - indication - a symbol used technically instead of the word or words which it represents, as an abbreviation - an inscribed board. Something visible and remarkable which serves as witness to God or the will of God. The Jews demanded miracles of Jesus, as signs. The end of the age is to be preceded by signs (wonders), Matthew 24:30, Luke 21:25, 2nd Thess 2:9. The giving of sight to a blind man (John 9:1-12) was a sign of the spiritual light that Christ, who is Light, can give. Attribute: (Latin, that which is accorded) are of various types - Official (sovereign’s insignia), legendary or historical (those of saints ie, scroll, book, palm branch) and mythological (scales of justice) etc. Pope John Paul II: “Together we wish to set the sails to the wind of the Holy Spirit, scrutinizing the signs of the times and interpreting them in the light of the Gospel”.
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